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VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Cowichan Therapeutic Riding video now has more than 1 million views

The three minute clip features CTRA horse Ember

  • Jan 9, 2019

LMS hosts first Rhumbline Fun Sailing Race of 2019

Gerry Beltgens Special to the Chronicle The Ladysmith Maritime Society is hosting…

  • Jan 9, 2019
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What would you do if you missed out on $1-million dollars?
Canadian Tire replaces stolen toys for Salvation Army
Ask Santa
Meet B.C.'s oldest lawyer

Who’s up for canoeing in the backyard?

Coombs family turns flooding into fun

  • Jan 4, 2019

Cowichan Foundation funding futures

Regional charity serving Ladysmith was registered as a non-profit charity on Jan. 1, 1983

Coming up in Cowichan: Tree chipping this weekend

Tree chipping events in Valley this weekend Dispose of your Christmas tree…

  • Jan 3, 2019

Ladysmith leaders share their hopes for 2019

A look at some of the people who love this town and what they hope to accomplish this year

  • Jan 2, 2019

Plunging into the New Year cold

Ladysmith welcomes 2019 with the annual Polar Bear swim at Transfer Beach

  • Jan 2, 2019

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Grand Christmas contest makes Christmas bright for three Ladysmith shoppers

Trio splits $1,000 to be spent in Ladysmith shops

  • Dec 23, 2018

Stuff the Truck raises $64,000 for Ladysmith food bank

Campaign should help carry the charity into the new year

  • Dec 21, 2018

Kinsmen Hot Dog sales net over $3,000 for Ladysmith Food Bank this year

And that’s just one of the many local beneficiaries of the club’s charity efforts

  • Dec 21, 2018

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Blue Christmas for Ladysmith residents having tough time with the holiday

Friday service for people of all faiths, or no faith

  • Dec 19, 2018

Ladysmith kids swingin’ around the jukebox

Ladysmith schools explore all kinds of ways to channel pre-holiday energy

  • Dec 19, 2018

Another mill artifact finds a place in Chemainus museum

Famous door salvaged from storage holds a special significance for former manager Dobson

Operation Popcorn visits Cowichan District Hospital

Transplant patient thanks workers for gift of life

Ladysmith Interact club students inspired and inspiring

Ladysmith Secondary School group making a difference in their community

  • Dec 14, 2018

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Ladysmith Maritime Society wants to be known as the Friendliest Marina on the Coast

Group marks 33 years of marine preservation and community

  • Dec 13, 2018